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Nov 25, 2012 8:00am PST
-fire between israel and hamas, he is now consolidating power. how worry side the administration about it? >> very worried, but they are very, very cautious because he is their new point of leverage really with hamas. he is the future, they thought, of trying to negotiate something and revive the israeli-palestinian talks. and now suddenly he seizes power. he was looking for this opportunity. he is threatened by the judiciary and the other mubarak forces who have, he believes, stopped the constitutional process and stymied that. but for him to do this now, at his point of greatest authority, puts the administration in a bind. and it's unclear how this is going to resolve. >> david brooks, there's a larger strategic question. there's egypt, gaza, syria, iran. there's a president's second term that's got to be dominated by this region. >> i think so. it's the middle east, so there's good news and bad news. the good news is that the obama administration did an excellent job of supporting israel all through this. made israel feel moderate and the arabs feel realistic. the second piece of good
Nov 27, 2012 6:00am PST
-fire between israel and hamas. days later he surprised just about everybody awarding himself sweeping new powers back home in egypt that triggered a wave of violence out in the streets. critics say the new powers are authoritarian. supporters say morsi had to act to t to rein in egypt's powerful judges who are accused of stalling the transition to democracy. >>> overnight protesters clashing with police there. a handful of protesters throwing rocks at authorities, who responded with tear gas. so far two are dead and more than 500 injured, including at least 160 police. >>> today at noon outside the marine corps recruiting center in berkeley, protesters will gather in solidarity with wikileaks whistleblower bradley manning. the army private will testify today during a pretrial hearing at ft. meade. he's trying to avoid a trial by claiming he has already been punished enough by being locked up alone in a small cell and having to sleep naked for several nights. manning is charged with the biggest security breach in u.s. history by sending hundreds of thousands of classified war logs and tabl
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